Weather http://wyso.org en Storms Spawn Tornado In Cedarville http://wyso.org/post/storms-spawn-tornado-cedarville <p>A severe storm front moving through the Miami Valley produced at least one confirmed tornado touchdown in Cedarville.&nbsp; Several buildings were demolished and as many as four people had to be extricated from the basement of a home near Barber and Weimer Roads.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rosanne&nbsp;Anders of the&nbsp;Greene County Emergency Management Agency says&nbsp;EMS personnel responded to the scene and that there were&nbsp;"minor injuries that required no transportation to the hospital."&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 14 May 2014 23:44:09 +0000 Wayne Baker & Jerry Kenney 49927 at http://wyso.org Storms Spawn Tornado In Cedarville Survey Of Dayton Residents Finds Climate Change Concerns http://wyso.org/post/survey-dayton-residents-finds-climate-change-concerns <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-0f0536d1-dce5-2208-31d2-4d74dc92d8cf"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">Scientists around the country are ringing alarm bells about climate change, and some of the effects are already hitting the Dayton area. Mon, 12 May 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 49639 at http://wyso.org Survey Of Dayton Residents Finds Climate Change Concerns High School Seniors Could Skip Make-Up Days Under Ohio Bill http://wyso.org/post/high-school-seniors-could-skip-make-days-under-ohio-bill <p>An Ohio proposal would let high school seniors be excused from certain school days their district must make up because of weather-related closures.</p><p>Under the Senate bill, districts could let seniors skip the make-up days if they are slated to occur after their scheduled graduation ceremonies. The bill, which was introduced last week, would only apply to the current school year.</p><p>Many schools have exhausted their five allowable days off for snow or bad weather, meaning they have to extend the school year with makeup days.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 21:32:00 +0000 Associated Press 45761 at http://wyso.org Snow, Ice And Potholes Plaguing Dayton Public Works Department http://wyso.org/post/snow-ice-and-potholes-plaguing-dayton-public-works-department <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-59e592e4-0469-543d-953b-847b3ea000af"><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">As the Miami Valley continues to get pummeled with winter storms, the near-record amount of snow and ice creates multiple problems for public works departments.</span></span></p><p></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 04:19:41 +0000 Lewis Wallace 45538 at http://wyso.org Snow, Ice And Potholes Plaguing Dayton Public Works Department Another Major Snow On The Way For Ohio http://wyso.org/post/another-major-snow-way-ohio <p>What could be the biggest snow storm to hit Ohio this season is on the way later this afternoon and early Wednesday.</p><p>Forecasters say most of the state could end up with another 6 to 10 inches of snow on the ground by the time it's all over. The heaviest snow is expected to be between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 2 a.m. Wednesday - meaning that the morning rush hour likely will be a big mess.</p><p>A winter storm warning will be in effect for nearly all of the state through Wednesday morning.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 11:35:00 +0000 Associated Press 45462 at http://wyso.org